Jul 6, 2021
Hello, Indie Creatives!
In this episode, we have a conversation with the Executive Producer, Producer, Filmmaker, Author, and son of the late Dick Gregory, Dr. Christian Gregory. This was a marathon conversation that we are incredibly proud of and jammed-packed with knowledge gems.
We talk about his new documentary now on Showtime, 'The One and Only Dick Gregory,' the concept of finding the 'cracks in the fiber' and duality, Civil Rights Activism, growing up with nine other siblings and a celebrity father, the brilliant film work of Andre Gaines, Kevin Hart and Lena Waithe, intellectual property, finding a mentor, NFT's, Crypto, Tesla, the movies Greenbook, Judas and the Black Messiah, One Night In Miami, and so much more. Enjoy!
People mentioned and referenced:
Larry Flynt, Marvin Gaye, Michael Jackson, The Jackson Family, Hugh Hefner, Jack Paar, Medgar Evers, Myrlie Evers-Williams, Stevie Wonder, Cicely Tyson, Mark Thomas, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Bill Cosby, Barack Obama, Tavis Smiley, Lena Waithe, Kevin Hart, Kyle Townsend, Dave Chappelle, Eddie Murphy, Jeff Price, The Farrelly Brothers, Sister Betty Shabazz, Coretta Scott King, Dr. Dorothy Height, and Rosa Parks.
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The One and Only Dick Gregory (documentary) - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4829936/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/therealdickgregory/
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/therealdickgregory/
Wellness in Nature - https://wellnessinnature.com/
Website - https://www.dickgregory.com/
Dr. Christian Gregory:
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/drchristiangregory/
Christian Gregory (musician) - https://www.youtube.com/c/ChristianGregoryCGregoryMusic/about
Paul Mooney (writer) - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0600763/
Andre Gaines (producer) - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm6420825/?ref_=tt_cl_wr_1
Lena Waithe (producer) - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2913119/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Django Unchained (film) - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1853728/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
The Hot Chick (film) - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0302640/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Rob Schneider (actor) - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001705/?ref_=tt_ov_st
Black Panther (film) - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1825683/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Forest Whitaker (actor) - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001845/?ref_=tt_cl_t_11
Empire (tv series) - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3228904/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_8
Helen Mirren (actress) - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000545/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Who Owns Ellen DeGeneres’ Oscar selfie? (article) - https://www.poynter.org/reporting-editing/2014/who-owns-ellen-degeneres-oscar-selfie/
Tribeca Film Festival (film) - https://www.tribecafilm.com/festival
Gone With the Wind (film) - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0031381/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Greenbook (film) - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6966692/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
One Night in Miami… (film) - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10612922/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Regina King (actress) - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0005093/?ref_=tt_ov_dr
Judas and the Black Messiah (film) - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9784798/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
LaKeith Stanfield (actor) - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm3147751/?ref_=tt_ov_st
Charles D. King (producer) - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2229798/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
Larry David (producer) - https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0202970/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0